Postgraduate studies at the Department of Animal Nutrition and Management

Last changed: 07 December 2023
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PhD students at our department are admitted in the subject Animal Science. You can read more about the subject Animal Science under Research subjects. Employments for PhD students are announced on the SLU web.

Our department offers the possibility of advanced studies in the subject for a licentiate or PhD exam. The licentiate exam takes 2 years and comprises 120 HEC, of which 15 HEC should be credits from passed course. The PhD exam corresponds to 4 years and comprises 240 HEC, of which 30 HEC should be credits from passed courses. To be taken into consideration for postgraduate studies you must have basic eligibility for third cycle education.


Read more about the Doctoral courses organized by SLU. You can also attend courses at other Universities in Sweden and in other countries, such as e.g., NOVA courses and NorFA courses.

Read more about postgraduate education at the VH faculty


Send e-mail to director of postgraduate studies Mohammad Ramin